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5-Hour Energy sticks with MWR

5-Hour Energy sticks with MWR

September 27th, 2013 2:07 pm by Associated Press

Sponsor 5-Hour Energy will stick with embattled Michael Waltrip Racing and driver Clint Bowyer through the 2014 season.

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Earnhardt believes spin has taken toll on Bowyer

Earnhardt believes spin has taken toll on Bowyer

September 25th, 2013 2:40 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

From afar, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has watched Martin Truex Jr.'s body language to see how his former teammate is handling the fallout from Michael Waltrip Racing race-fixing fiasco at Richmond.

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Kahne: Anger, not injury, at root of odd interview

Kahne: Anger, not injury, at root of odd interview

September 24th, 2013 4:00 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kasey Kahne was frustrated he'd blown his championship chances with a "hardheaded mistake" at New Hampshire, and it boiled over into a brief televised interview that left viewers speculating about his health.

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Jimmy John's going with Harvick to SHR

Jimmy John's going with Harvick to SHR

September 24th, 2013 2:55 pm by Associated Press

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kevin Harvick will keep his Jimmy John's sponsorship when he moves to Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014.

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NASCAR turned upside down in just 2 months

NASCAR turned upside down in just 2 months

September 23rd, 2013 3:15 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

These are strange times in NASCAR, where everything has turned upside down in the blink of an eye. Seems like everything went haywire when Tony Stewart broke his leg Aug. 5.

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Joe Gibbs Racing  finishes 1-2 as Kenseth holds off Kyle Busch in New Hampshire

Joe Gibbs Racing finishes 1-2 as Kenseth holds off Kyle Busch in New Hampshire

September 22nd, 2013 5:39 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

LOUDON, N.H. — Matt Kenseth made it 2-for-2 in the Chase, holding off teammate Kyle Busch to win Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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19-year-old Blaney wins Kentucky Nationwide race

19-year-old Blaney wins Kentucky Nationwide race

September 21st, 2013 11:19 pm by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Rookie Ryan Blaney earned his first Nationwide Series victory and another win for Penske Racing’s No. 22 Ford.

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Despite hype, NASCAR's heralded Air Titan just sitting on the shelf

Despite hype, NASCAR's heralded Air Titan just sitting on the shelf

September 21st, 2013 1:48 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

The Air Titan was hailed as NASCAR's next big innovation, a revolutionary device to improve track drying as well as the fan experience. Instead, the Air Titan has been start-and-parked.

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Newman leads host of Chasers with New Hampshire pole

Newman leads host of Chasers with New Hampshire pole

September 20th, 2013 5:50 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Ryan Newman turned a track record lap of 136.497 mph to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and headline a top 12 loaded with Chase drivers for Sunday’s race.

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Waltrip tries to keep Truex after Richmond scandal

Waltrip tries to keep Truex after Richmond scandal

September 20th, 2013 11:43 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Michael Waltrip is willing to let driver Martin Truex Jr. leave for another team if Michael Waltrip Racing is unable to find sponsorship for the No. 56 car in 2014.

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